Talkin' Cloud http://talkincloud.com/rss.xml en 8 Cloud Computing Funding Stories You Might Have Missed, Aug. 1 http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/8-cloud-computing-funding-stories-you-might-have-missed-aug-1 <div class="field-deck"> Talkin' Cloud compiles this week's list of top cloud funding news stories for readers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Talkin' Cloud generated a list of this week's top cloud computing financing stories for readers who might have missed the news.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/8-cloud-computing-funding-stories-you-might-have-missed-aug-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/8-cloud-computing-funding-stories-you-might-have-missed-aug-1#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:07:00 +0000 30961 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Talkin&#39; Cloud brings together the top cloud computing financing stories of the week for readers</p> Friday's Last Word: RackWare CEO Sash Sunkara http://talkincloud.com/last-word/080114/fridays-last-word-rackware-ceo-sash-sunkara <div class="node-body gallery-body">RackWare CEO Sash Sunkara sat down with Talkin' Cloud to help us understand who she is outside of the office. Here are the details. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/last-word/080114/fridays-last-word-rackware-ceo-sash-sunkara" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/last-word/080114/fridays-last-word-rackware-ceo-sash-sunkara#comments Last Word Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:25:00 +0000 30971 at http://talkincloud.com CloudPassage Appoints Former IBM, McAfee Executive as CTO http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/080114/cloudpassage-appoints-former-ibm-mcafee-executive-cto <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> New CloudPassage CTO Amrit Williams is a 20-year veteran of the enterprise security and software space. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CloudPassage has named Amrit Williams, a former IBM (IBM) and McAfee (MFE) executive, as its chief technology officer (CTO).</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/080114/cloudpassage-appoints-former-ibm-mcafee-executive-cto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/080114/cloudpassage-appoints-former-ibm-mcafee-executive-cto#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Enterprise Cloud Services Talkin' Cloud Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:41:00 +0000 30991 at http://talkincloud.com <p>CloudPassage Chief Technology Officer Amrit Williams</p> Google: Cloud Price Wars Are Just Beginning http://talkincloud.com/public-cloud/080114/google-cloud-price-wars-are-just-beginning <div class="node-body article-body"><p>If you&#39;re not yet feeling the pinch of margins because of continuously plummeting cloud services prices from the big boys of the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market, you may soon feel it.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/public-cloud/080114/google-cloud-price-wars-are-just-beginning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/public-cloud/080114/google-cloud-price-wars-are-just-beginning#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Sales Strategies Cloud Services IaaS Public Cloud Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0000 30931 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Brian Goldfarb, head of marketing for Google Cloud</p> Alert Logic Delivers IDS, Log Management on Google Cloud http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/080114/alert-logic-delivers-ids-log-management-google-cloud <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Alert Logic has launched versions of its Alert Logic Log Manager and Alert Logic Threat Manager for the Google Cloud Platform. With these new services available on Google, Alert Logic is providing customers of the cloud infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offering with IDS and log management—a first, according to Alert Logic.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/080114/alert-logic-delivers-ids-log-management-google-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/080114/alert-logic-delivers-ids-log-management-google-cloud#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Cloud Services Public Cloud SaaS (Software as a Service) Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:00:00 +0000 30941 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Gray Hall, CEO of Alert Logic</p> Caspio Launches HIPAA-Compliant Application Development Platform http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/080214/caspio-launches-hipaa-compliant-application-development-platform <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Caspio CEO says "compliance is no longer an obstacle" thanks to the new edition of his company's app development platform. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Caspio has unveiled a Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act-compliant (HIPAA-compliant) version of its application development platform.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/080214/caspio-launches-hipaa-compliant-application-development-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/080214/caspio-launches-hipaa-compliant-application-development-platform#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Vertical Markets PaaS Talkin' Cloud Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:51:00 +0000 30881 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Caspio has unveiled a Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act-compliant (HIPAA-compliant) version of its application development platform.</p> iMedicor Launches Cloud-based EHR System http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/080114/imedicor-launches-cloud-based-ehr-system <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Company says new EHR system is designed to "make management of healthcare delivery more efficient." </div> <div class="node-body article-body">iMedicor has unveiled iCoreMD, a cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) system.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/080114/imedicor-launches-cloud-based-ehr-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/080114/imedicor-launches-cloud-based-ehr-system#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:41:00 +0000 30981 at http://talkincloud.com <p>iMedicor has unveiled iCoreMD, a cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) system.</p> Michael Dell Invests in Cloud Video Surveillance http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/michael-dell-invests-cloud-video-surveillance <div class="field-deck"> 'Multi-million dollar' investment to be used to meet 'rapidly growing customer demand' </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MSD Capital has made a bet on cloud video surveillance company Eagle Eye Networks.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/michael-dell-invests-cloud-video-surveillance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/michael-dell-invests-cloud-video-surveillance#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:29:00 +0000 30911 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Michael Dell and his family have given &quot;multi-million dollar&quot; investment to Eagle Eye Networks.</p> IBM Acquires CrossIdeas to Expand Security Offerings http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-mergers-and-acquisitions/073114/ibm-acquires-crossideas-expand-security-offerings <div class="field-deck"> The addition will expand its identity and access management capabilities </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IBM has acquired CrossIdeas to expand its identity and access management capabilities.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-mergers-and-acquisitions/073114/ibm-acquires-crossideas-expand-security-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-mergers-and-acquisitions/073114/ibm-acquires-crossideas-expand-security-offerings#comments Cloud Computing Mergers and Acquisitions Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:48:00 +0000 30891 at http://talkincloud.com <p>IBM Security Systems General Manager Brendan Hannigan says it expands Big Blue&#39;s identity and access management capabilities.</p> Site24x7 Launches New Partner Program for Cloud Services Providers http://talkincloud.com/cloud-channel-partner-programs/073014/site24x7-launches-new-partner-program-cloud-services-providers <div class="field-deck"> New partner program designed to expand cloud application performance management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Site24x7 has rolled out a new partner program to expand its cloud-based application performance management ecoystem</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-channel-partner-programs/073014/site24x7-launches-new-partner-program-cloud-services-providers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-channel-partner-programs/073014/site24x7-launches-new-partner-program-cloud-services-providers#comments Cloud Channel Partner Programs Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 30831 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Site24x7 Product Management Director Gibu Mathew says the company&#39;s popularity is growing due to DevOps and IT teams.</p> Kaspersky: Bots, Malware Exploit Elasticsearch Vulnerability http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073114/kaspersky-bots-malware-using-amazon-elasticsearch-vulnerability <div class="node-body article-body"><p>More information about how nogoodniks are using Amazon Web Services&#39; hosting services to launch attacks and host their own malware sites is emerging. Now Kaspersky&#39;s principal security researcher has published a blog that discusses how the abuse of Elasticsearch is being used on Amazon&#39;s clouds (and possibly others) for DDoS attacks and for profitable gains.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073114/kaspersky-bots-malware-using-amazon-elasticsearch-vulnerability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073114/kaspersky-bots-malware-using-amazon-elasticsearch-vulnerability#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security IaaS Public Cloud Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 30871 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Kurt Baumgartner, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab</p> MapR Receives Big Data Competency Status from Amazon http://talkincloud.com/big-data-and-cloud-computing/073114/mapr-receives-big-data-competency-status-amazon <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Apache Hadoop-focused MapR Technologies is among the first vendors to achieve the recently announced Big Data Competency from Amazon Web Services.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/big-data-and-cloud-computing/073114/mapr-receives-big-data-competency-status-amazon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/big-data-and-cloud-computing/073114/mapr-receives-big-data-competency-status-amazon#comments Big Data and Cloud Computing Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Public Cloud Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 30861 at http://talkincloud.com Bright Computing Secures $14.5M Series B Funding http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/073014/bright-computing-secures-145m-series-b-funding <div class="field-deck"> Company plans to use financing to invest in team and expand company's product line </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bright Computing plans to leverage the $14.5 million in Series B financing to grow its support team and expand its product line. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/073014/bright-computing-secures-145m-series-b-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/073014/bright-computing-secures-145m-series-b-funding#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:58:00 +0000 30841 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Bright Computing founder and CEO Matthijs van Leeuwen says the company has seen tremendous growth since 2009.</p> Which Antivirus Software Works Best? Here's What Experts Have to Say http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073114/which-antivirus-software-works-best-heres-what-experts-have-say <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> AV-Comparatives and AV-TEST provide details about the performance of some of the top antivirus software on the market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AV-Comparatives and AV-TEST recently evaluated some of the top antivirus software on the market. Which antivirus software offered the highest levels of protection against cybersecurity issues?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073114/which-antivirus-software-works-best-heres-what-experts-have-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073114/which-antivirus-software-works-best-heres-what-experts-have-say#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Talkin' Cloud Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:31:00 +0000 30851 at http://talkincloud.com <p>AV-Comparatives and AV-TEST recently evaluated some of the top antivirus software on the market. Which antivirus software offered the highest levels of protection against cybersecurity issues?</p> Absolute Software Adds Alerting Feature to Cloud Security Service http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/absolute-software-adds-alerting-feature-cloud-security-service <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Company says Event Calling delivers "a proactive response to potential data breaches and security incidents." </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Absolute Software (ABT) today unveiled Event Calling, a new alerting feature for its cloud security service.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/absolute-software-adds-alerting-feature-cloud-security-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/absolute-software-adds-alerting-feature-cloud-security-service#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Talkin' Cloud Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:07:00 +0000 30821 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Absolute Software (ABT) today unveiled Event Calling, a new alerting feature for its cloud security service.</p> CloudLink Unveils Security, Encryption for Microsoft Azure http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/cloudlink-unveils-security-encryption-microsoft-azure <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Cloud security and data encryption management vendor CloudLink Technologies has released a new offering that provides customers with the ability to manage the encryption of Windows- and Linux-based virtual machines launched on the Microsoft Azure cloud.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/cloudlink-unveils-security-encryption-microsoft-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/cloudlink-unveils-security-encryption-microsoft-azure#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Cloud Services Public Cloud Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 30801 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Alex Berlin, CEO of CloudLink Technologies</p> Vormetric Takes Encryption Services to Rackspace Cloud http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/vormetric-takes-encryption-services-rackspace-cloud <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Data security vendor Vormetric has partnered with Rackspace to provide its encryption and key management solutions to customers of Rackspace&#39;s cloud offerings. Through the agreement, Rackspace has become a member of the Vormetric Cloud Partner program, and it will offer Vormetric&#39;s Transparent Encryption offering.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/vormetric-takes-encryption-services-rackspace-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/073014/vormetric-takes-encryption-services-rackspace-cloud#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Cloud Services IaaS Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 30791 at http://talkincloud.com Skykick Secures $3M in Financing to Support Channel http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072914/skykick-secures-3m-financing-support-channel <div class="field-deck"> Several private equity firms participated in the additional round of funding </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SkyKick said it has raised $3 million in additional funding to support and reach more of its partners. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072914/skykick-secures-3m-financing-support-channel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072914/skykick-secures-3m-financing-support-channel#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:23:00 +0000 30811 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Skykick co-founder and co-CEO Todd Schwartz says the company is focused on enabling partners to grow their cloud businesses.</p> RackWare Adds Cloud Disaster Recovery to Management Solution http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/rackware-adds-cloud-disaster-recovery-management-solution <div class="field-deck"> Exec says RMM 3.0 provides partners with more support, joint marketing efforts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">RackWare has added cloud-based disaster recovery to its management tool for channel partners. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/rackware-adds-cloud-disaster-recovery-management-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/rackware-adds-cloud-disaster-recovery-management-solution#comments Cloud Companies Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0000 30771 at http://talkincloud.com <p>RackWare Worldwide Sales and Channel Strategy VP Eric Sherman says the new offering will provide channel partners with more support, training and joint marketing efforts.</p> SherWeb Jumps Into IaaS Space with OrcsWeb Acquisition http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-mergers-and-acquisitions/072914/sherweb-jumps-iaas-space-orcsweb-acquisition <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Cloud services provider SherWeb is getting into the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) business through the acquisition of managed hosting provider OrcsWeb. This represents SherWeb&#39;s third acquisition in three years and its first in the IaaS cloud market segment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-mergers-and-acquisitions/072914/sherweb-jumps-iaas-space-orcsweb-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-mergers-and-acquisitions/072914/sherweb-jumps-iaas-space-orcsweb-acquisition#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Mergers and Acquisitions IaaS Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 30721 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Matthew Cassar, co-founder and president of SherWeb</p> IBM, California Department of Technology Unveil Cloud-based Service http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/072914/ibm-california-department-technology-unveil-cloud-based-service <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> CalCloud allows California's government agencies to share a common pool of computing resources and receive immediate access to back-end services. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IBM (IBM) and the California Department of Technology have announced CalCloud, a new technology model powered by cloud computing to build and deliver innovative government services and savings.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/072914/ibm-california-department-technology-unveil-cloud-based-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/072914/ibm-california-department-technology-unveil-cloud-based-service#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:53:00 +0000 30781 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Ron Hughes, the California Department of Technology&#39;s chief deputy director of operations</p> How Much Does the EPA Invest in Cloud? Agency Officials Not Sure http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/072914/how-much-does-epa-invest-cloud-agency-officials-not-sure <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> New report indicates the EPA does not have an office or a group that centrally manages cloud service contracts. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new report indicates U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials do not know how many cloud computing contracts they have.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/072914/how-much-does-epa-invest-cloud-agency-officials-not-sure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-vertical-markets/072914/how-much-does-epa-invest-cloud-agency-officials-not-sure#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:25:00 +0000 30761 at http://talkincloud.com <p>A new report indicates U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials do not know how many cloud computing contracts they have.</p> Synergy: Microsoft, IBM Gaining on Amazon Web Services http://talkincloud.com/iaas/072914/synergy-microsoft-ibm-gaining-amazon-web-services <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Are Amazon Web Services&#39; days as the guaranteed leader of the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market numbered? There is some indication that Amazon is losing ground to the other big boys of IaaS, and according to a new report from Synergy Research Group, Microsoft and IBM have both made significant gains.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/072914/synergy-microsoft-ibm-gaining-amazon-web-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/072914/synergy-microsoft-ibm-gaining-amazon-web-services#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Research IaaS Public Cloud Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 30731 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon</p> CompTIA ChannelCon 2014: The Exclusive Preview for Cloud Services Providers http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-events/072814/comptia-channelcon-2014-exclusive-preview-cloud-services-providers <div class="field-deck"> One CompTIA exec gives the secrets of ChannelCon away to Talkin' Cloud's readers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CompTIA Events and Education SVP Kelly Ricker gave our readers an exclusive look into ChannelCon 2014. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-events/072814/comptia-channelcon-2014-exclusive-preview-cloud-services-providers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-events/072814/comptia-channelcon-2014-exclusive-preview-cloud-services-providers#comments Cloud Computing Events Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:14:00 +0000 30751 at http://talkincloud.com <p>CompTIA Events and Education SVP Kelly Ricker tells our readers how they can make the best of this year&#39;s ChannelCon.</p> GigaSpaces Redesigns Cloudify to Deliver Software-defined Orchestration for Apps on the Cloud http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/072814/gigaspaces-redesigns-cloudify-deliver-software-defined-orchestration-apps-cloud <div class="field-deck"> Company says the new platform will place its focus on the full application lifecycle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GigaSpaces Technologies on Monday said the new platform, called Cloudify 3.0, aims to simplify the application deployment, management and scaling experience on several clouds and environments</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/072814/gigaspaces-redesigns-cloudify-deliver-software-defined-orchestration-apps-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/072814/gigaspaces-redesigns-cloudify-deliver-software-defined-orchestration-apps-cloud#comments Cloud Companies Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:14:00 +0000 30711 at http://talkincloud.com <p>GigaSpaces Product VP Yaron Parasol says the company needed to rethink Cloudify&#39;s design to effectively orchestrate the entire app lifecycle.</p> Thinknum Closes $1M Funding for Cloud-based Financial Analysis Platform http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/thinknum-closes-1m-funding-round-cloud-based-financial-analysis- <div class="field-deck"> Analysts have access to financial analysis apps on the Web-based Thinknum platform </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thinknum has closed a $1 million seed financing round for its cloud-based financial analysis platform</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/thinknum-closes-1m-funding-round-cloud-based-financial-analysis-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/thinknum-closes-1m-funding-round-cloud-based-financial-analysis-#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:02:00 +0000 30741 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Thinknum co-founder Justin Zhen says the company is continuing to expand its product offerings.</p> Knowlarity Communications Secures $16M From Mayfield, Sequoia Capital http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/knowlarity-communications-secures-16m-mayfield-sequoia-capital <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Knowlarity says it plans to use the Series B funds for research and development and to expand globally. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Knowlarity Communications has secured $16 million in a Series B funding round.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/knowlarity-communications-secures-16m-mayfield-sequoia-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/knowlarity-communications-secures-16m-mayfield-sequoia-capital#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:00:00 +0000 30701 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Knowlarity CEO Ambarish Gupta</p> Logentries Launches Monitoring Service for Windows Security Events http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/072814/logentries-launches-monitoring-service-windows-security-events <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Windows Security Event integration is designed to help IT operations teams save time. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Logentries has unveiled Windows Security Event integration, a cloud-based service that provides automated monitoring, analysis and notifications for Windows Security incidents in real-time.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/072814/logentries-launches-monitoring-service-windows-security-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/072814/logentries-launches-monitoring-service-windows-security-events#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Security Cloud Services SaaS (Software as a Service) Talkin' Cloud Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:43:00 +0000 30651 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Logentries co-founder Trevor Parsons</p> Skyhigh Networks, SafeNet Partner for Data Security in the Cloud http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/072814/skyhigh-networks-safenet-partner-data-security-cloud <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Both companies will work together to deliver flexible, secure solutions to protect corporate data. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Skyhigh Networks and SafeNet today announced a partnership that will enable enterprises to leverage on-premise or cloud-based models for encrypting data.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/072814/skyhigh-networks-safenet-partner-data-security-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-security/072814/skyhigh-networks-safenet-partner-data-security-cloud#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Security Talkin' Cloud Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:18:00 +0000 30691 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Chris Cesio, Skyhigh Networks&#39; vice president of business development and alliances</p> AWS Growth Slows: Should Investors Worry? http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/aws-growth-slows-should-investors-worry <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Amazon Web Services is taking a bit of a beating from its investors. The cloud company recently released the financial report for its second quarter of 2014, and it looks like Amazon continues to experience difficulties when it comes to profit.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/aws-growth-slows-should-investors-worry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/072814/aws-growth-slows-should-investors-worry#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Cloud Services IaaS Public Cloud Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 30681 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Tom Szkutak, Amazon CFO</p>